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SFPE Greater London Student Chapter

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Winner of Silver Award for SFPE Chapter Excellence 2020

SFPE Greater London Student Chapter won silver award for SFPE Chapter Excellence 2020.

Our Events

Upcoming Events

Monday 27th of September, 10.00 - 11.00 UK
Webinar
Fire Experiment inside a Very Large and Open-Plan Compartment: x-ONE
Dr. Egle Rackauskaite from Arup London 

Monday 11th of October, 16.00 - 17.00 UK
Webinar
TBC
Chara Bedon from University of Trieste

Past Events

Monday 13th September, 14.00 - 15.00 UK
Webinar
Fire Safety in the US since 1980
Birgitte Messerschmidt from NFPA
 
Wednesday 7th of July, 9.30 - 10.30 GMT
Webinar
Understanding char fall-off
Laura Schmidt from WPI Australia
 
 
 
 
  
 

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Our Activities

Our Talks

Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire

Fascinating talk by Laura Schmidt from WSP Australia on Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire.

Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire

Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire

Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire by Laura Schmidt

Fascinating talk by Laura Schmidt from WSP Australia on Understanding char fall-off from timber structures in fire.

Ignition Limit and Fire Hazard of Dripping

Ignition Limit and Fire Hazard of Dripping

Ignition Limit and Fire Hazard of Dripping by Dr. Xinyan Huang

Fascinating talk by Dr. Xinyan Huang from Hong Kong Polytechnic University on Ignition Limit and Fire Hazard of Dripping.

Transforming industrial R&D with digitalisation

Transforming industrial R&D with digitalisation

Transforming industrial R&D with digitalisation by Dr Nils Rönner

Fascinating talk on transforming industrial R&D with digitalisation by Dr Nils Rönner from BASF.

Wildland Fire Spotting by Metal Particles and Firebrands

Wildland Fire Spotting by Metal Particles and Firebrands

Wildland Fire Spotting by Metal Particles and Firebrands by Prof Carlos Fernandez-Pello

Fascinating talk by Prof Carlos Fernandez-Pello from University of California Berkeley about wildland fire spotting by metal particles and firebrands.

Fire Dynamics in Informal Settlements

Fire Dynamics in Informal Settlements

Fire Dynamics in Informal Settlements by Dr Antonio Cicione

Fascinating talk by Dr Antonio Cicione from Stellenbosch University about Fire Dynamics in Informal Settlements.

Strategy to Fundamental Fire Research in Reduced Gravity

Strategy to Fundamental Fire Research in Reduced Gravity

Strategy to Fundamental Fire Research in Reduced Gravity by Prof Yuji Nakamura

Fascinating talk by Prof Yuji Nakamura from Toyohashi University of Technology about strategy to fundamental fire research in reduced gravity.

Wind and fire coupled modelling

Wind and fire coupled modelling

Wind and fire coupled modelling by Dr Wojciech Węgrzyński

Fascinating talk by Dr Wojciech Węgrzyński from ITB Poland on wind and fire coupled modelling.

 Fire dynamics in exposed timber compartments

Fire dynamics in exposed timber compartments

Fire dynamics in exposed timber compartments by Dr Carmen Gorska

Fascinating talk by Dr Carmen Gorska from Stora Enso who discussed fire dynamics in exposed timber compartments.

Overview of the 1973 Summerland

Overview of the 1973 Summerland

Overview of the 1973 Summerland fire by Benjamin Khoo from Imperial College London

Benjamin Khoo from Imperial College London discuss 1973 Summerland fire and its relation to modern day fire.

Translating engineering innovation to fire safety regulation

Translating engineering innovation to fire safety regulation

Translating engineering innovation into fire safety regulation by Prof. Vincent M Brannigan

Inspiring talk by Prof. Vincent M Brannigan from University of Maryland on the regulation of fire safety which discuss the implementation of the fire safety regulation in modern society and what is wrong with them.

Timber structures exposed to fire

Timber structures exposed to fire

Timber structures exposed to fire by David Barber from ARUP

Fascinating talk by David Barber, a principal at ARUP, on timber structure and fire, insightful discussion of issues, solutions, and work needed.

Fire safety engineering: Certain uncertainty

Fire safety engineering: Certain uncertainty

Fire safety engineering: Certain uncertainty by Dr. Danny Hopkin

Fascinating talk by Dr Danny Hopkin which discuss how risk in fire safety is determined considering technology, social, economical, political, and business aspects. This presentation was given at the regular event of SFPE Greater London Student Chapter.

Modelling Grenfell facade system

Modelling Grenfell facade system

Modelling Grenfell facade system by Dr Eric Guillaume

Mind blowing talk by Dr Eric Guillaume which, for the first time, model the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017. This presentation was given at the regular event of SFPE Greater London Student Chapter.

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